JOHN D WHITT
OBJECTIVE Detailed Senior Engineer with skills in creative thinking, communication, and leadership. Strengths include developing project objectives, controlling project costs and maintaining project schedules.
Seismic Certifications, Amateur Radio General License “KJ4SHT” EXPERIENCE SENIOR ENGINEER CURTISS WRIGHT NUCLEAR, HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA 01/2002-CURRENT
Currently training with Quality Assurance to become a Quality Assurance Administrator. Training is performed per ASME:NQA-1, 10CFR50/Appendix B and ANSI N45.2. Current areas of focus are ASME Sections II, III, V and IX. Led project/ job scheduling and budgeting to successfully and quickly complete engineering projects and jobs. This was done for hard connectors and doors. Supervisor for test lab. Oversaw test set-ups for commercial grade dedication of various items.
Ran multi-axis seismic table used in testing. Re-wired seismic table and oversaw the installation of a new operating/control system. Written test procedures, test reports and test plans for various items, mechanical and electrical.
Lead Electrical Engineer for Shin Kori 5 & 6 personnel doors. Job required experience with PLC, actuator controller, absolute pressure transducers and differential pressure transmitters.
Program manager for PIP refurbishment which entailed design, test set-up and manufacturing.
ELECTRICIAN SEXTON CAN COMPANY, DECATUR ALABAMA
Electrical projects, repairs and maintenance. Also, mechanical repairs and maintenance dealing with hydraulic and pneumatics. PLC controlled equipment was upgraded, repaired and maintained.
SPACE CAMP TECHNICIAN ALABAMA SPACE AND ROCKET CENTER, HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA
Duties included exhibit repair, exhibit maintenance. Motion base simulators utilizing hydraulic and pneumatic power were also maintained and repaired. PAGE 2
ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN/ PROCESS ENGINEER TRICO STEEL, DECATUR, ALABAMA
Oversaw maintenance on downturns for Trico shift personnel in the melt shop, coordinated repair issues with production. Helped plan outages using Trico personnel and outside contractors. Assigned preventative maintenance tasks per system and repair work orders from preventative maintenance issues. Performed troubleshooting and repairs on hydraulic and pneumatic systems, high voltage switch gear, overhead cranes, material delivery systems, electrical repair and mechanical repair. PLC task included minor programming, program changes and system trouble shooting.
AUTOMATED INSERTION TECHNICIAN MAGNETEK, MADISON, ALABAMA 1995-09/1996
Duties included maintenance and repair of A.I. equipment. These duties required daily, weekly and monthly preventative maintenance. Repairs included mechanical repairs, electrical troubleshooting, program adjustments and minor programming.
MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN SCI, HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA
Duties included maintaining all equipment that is used in the manufacturing process. Maintenance duties required knowledge of electronics, mechanical processes, hydraulics, pneumatics, milling and various programmable controllers.
EXHIBIT / SPACE CAMP TECHNICIAN ALABAMA SPACE AND ROCKET CENTER, HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA
Duties included exhibit repair, exhibit maintenance, and special projects. Motion base simulators utilizing hydraulic and pneumatic power were also maintained and repaired.
EDUCATION ATHENS STATE UNIVERSITY, ATHENS, ALABAMA BACHELOR OF SCIENCE, INSTRUMENTATION, 1994
J.F. DRAKE STATE COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGE, HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA, ASSOCIATES DEGREE, ELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY, 1988 BOB JONES HIGH SCHOOL, MADISON, ALABAMA
HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA, 1986